Alexander Alekhine vs. Samuil Weinstein
This chess puzzle is from Alexander Alekhine vs Samuil Weinstein, Odessa, 1916 (unconfirmed).
White to move and win in 3.
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1. Rg8+ Kxg8 2. Qg3+ Kh8 3. Qg7#
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About the playersAlexander Alekhine (1892-1946) was a Russian-French chess Grandmaster, one of the greatest chess players of all time and World Chess Champion.
Samuil Osipovich Weinstein (1894–1942) was a Russian chess master. He was one of the most authoritative chess players. He presided the Russian Chess Union. He was also an editor and publisher.